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Mar 3, 2011 12:00pm EST
are two opposing sides, heavily armed, the use of martyrs, tanks, and air support from the gaddafi's side. this morning, there were a couple of bombings from pro- gaddafi war planes. currently, rebel forces have moved in to the natural gas refinery, the second-largest in the country, and have now secured the premises. round one has gone to the opposition. the khadafy regime does not seem to be phased at all by these setbacks. he is railing against the west and the international community, and particularly the united states. he went on to say that there is no uprising, and no protests. he continues to say this is all about al qaeda. >> as the violence intensified in libya, u.s. officials are deciding whether to impose a new no-fly zone. defense secretary robert gates says that establishing a no-fly zone is the first move in an attack on libya, which requires a serious consideration. in the meantime, several u.s. warships have moved into the region to assist in relief efforts and evacuation. officials say the deadly shooting of two u.s. airmen in germany yesterday may have been politic
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Mar 17, 2011 12:00pm EDT
two, three, and four are in danger and officials are using extreme measures today using helicopters for water drops, as well as plans to bring in water cannons. there were also plans to restore the generator that went out in the earthquake. there was a discrepancy over the risk factors. the u.s. nuclear revelatory commission says that radiation levels are so high that the evacuation order should be expanded. they say americans within 50 miles should leave the area. the japanese government is stay on message and says that there evacuation parameters are sound, and individuals within 12 miles should consider evacuating. people in the northern part of japan are experiencing troubles. temperatures have dropped, it is cold, they do not have heat. we have not been able to observe, despite the millions that have been pledged from the outside, we have not been able to see any significant arrival of outside international aid in the hardest-hit areas of japan. >> as official deal with the aftermath of last year's natural disaster, dramatic footage of the first minutes after the sonometer cont
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Mar 14, 2011 12:00pm EDT
stop the attack by using a shovel on late.ll, but it wg, but it waso >> the dog ripped the side of her face and hair. also ripped her mouth. in neighbors say they have had problems with the dogs before, and this is the final straw. >> we need justice. she is only seven. >> police now say american bulldogs attacked a child. a man animal control remove the dog. -- animal control were moved to the doll. baltimore city police say three victims were leaving a delhi saturday night in the 1100 block of courtship avenue when they were shot. tenace orvin was killed. to ard to what led a s stabbing on saturday night. they found a man that had been stabbed in the side. he was again to the hospital in serious condition. homicide detectives are investigating more than 10,000 people are expected to pack the state house to protest proposed changes to the state pension plans. officials from the large state employee union won the governor to balance the budget by closing a tax loophole for large businesses rather than in the pensions of employees. gov. o'malley says changes must be in order to keep it
NBC
Mar 9, 2011 12:00pm EST
of minutes. >> you can always track the weather using our interactive radar and get up-to-the-minute severe weather alerts on our website. we invite you to share pictures and video of flooding in your area. tragedy strikes a family in pennsylvania after a house fire claims the lives of seven children. officials say that six girls and one boy, including a seven-month old died from smoke inhalation after a fire gutted a two-story farmhouse. it was near rte. 274. it is southwest of harrisburg. what a tragedy. >> certainly. just like that, the family goes from having 10 members to just three. as you mentioned, the youngest was seven months old. they ranged up to 11 years old. the school bus did not pick up any children from here today. but the bus driver did stop to give fear nor cause a hug. he and his wife lost all but one of their children in the fire. >> it is amazing that the 3- year-old was able to make it out of the house. the mother was in the barn milking the cows. police say that the 3-year-old ran out to her mom to teller about smoke. the mother could not get into the h
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Mar 8, 2011 12:00pm EST
. >> these boats -- these boats will show us who was the applause line and who wants the -- to strengthen the nation's bottom-line -- these votes. there is a fine line between a responsible budget and a reckless budget. >> the gop plan would cut $60 billion. democrats would cut $6 billion. republicans argued that is just not enough. >> those are fake cuts. they are not real cuts. this is washington talk. this is why this country is virtually broke. >> senate republican leader mitch mcconnell suggested president obama is not serious about solving america's fiscal problems. >> i hope i'm wrong about all this, but all the signs point toward -- point toward an action on the part of the white house, and in my view, this would be a tragic failure. >> the white house says the sides are much closer than the numbers suggest and democrats are hoping failed votes on the budget will push lawmakers toward a bipartisan agreement. >> if we find that common ground, we can get that long- term resolution and move onto some of these other big issues. >> last week, congress passed a temporary bill to fund the fe
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Mar 30, 2011 12:00pm EDT
seymour -- south of us, and to the west. in the meantime, we are stuck in a 40's. 44 of the airport. 46 downtown. 37 near the state line. today, maybe a couple of snow flakes. 42-47 at best. we have another chance for more precipitation as we head toward the end of the week. >> thank you. the president of the baltimore county police union is now suspended after being charged with assault. he reportedly attacked and pulled his gun on a commercial center and driver outside of co9le westin's home. although the charges were charged in baltimore county, the hartford county attorneys handling the case. the convicted sex offender will spend the rest of his life in prison. thomas leggs jr. pleaded guilty to the murder and sexual assault of sarah foxwell whose body was found in which the local county. -- wicomico county. >> nothing could ever bring sarah foxwell back to us, nor repair the gaping hole in our hearts, but knowing that this sociopath, this murderer, this child rapist is now permanently off of our streets will at least bring some small measure of closure to the entire nightmare.
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Mar 18, 2011 12:00pm EDT
abandoning the use of helicopters, i'm sure of how effective they were. clouds flocked -- unsure how effective they were. today marks one week since the earthquake and many in the nation paused to pay tribute as the number of dead and missing out. 15-degree temperatures and wind chill. and those risking the lives to prevent a nuclear meltdown -- we're getting some idea of who those persons are. one of them was about to retire, six months away, and he volunteered for this job. he was working for another company for 40 years when he decided he had a good of fukushima because of what " the future of nuclear power generation depends on how we cope with this. i go with a sense of mission." he left his house three days ago. >> the latest developments on the disaster in japan are just a click away. for up-to-the-minute information and how and why disasters like these occur, turn to our website, wbaltv.com. at the global economy is still reeling from the disaster as concerns grow over one of japan's biggest exports to the u.s., cars. last week's earthquake wiped out several auto plants, and
NBC
Mar 22, 2011 12:00pm EDT
. not a lot happening on the doppler right now. but did not get used to it. there is a front to the south and a wave of low pressure will emerge tomorrow. a mixture of sun and clouds today. probably more clouds as the afternoon goes along. 54 degrees downtown right now. 56 at the airport. already above our normal high for the day. we will top out between 59 and 64, pleasant conditions, feeling spring-like, at least temporarily. 47 overnight, a slight chance for showers. the cold air makes a comeback as we head into the weekend. i will break that down for you, coming up with your full seven- day. >> and anne arundel county man is dead after apparently being overcome by carbon monoxide. a neighbor called officials after noticing the odor. when fire crews enter the home, they detected deadly co levels, then found the victim and two dead cats. investigators determined that a generator had been running inside the home. meantime, anne arundel county crews were also on the scene of an overturned propane tank in hanover. it happened just after 9:00 today. the tank sprang a leak, forcing off
NBC
Mar 1, 2011 12:00pm EST
area where they will see severe weather. out west, we are looking at this system which could give us a headache as we head into the weekend. it will probably be a little bit wet. as far as the futurecast, you can see clear skies as we head into wednesday. thursday, and upper-level disturbance moves into the area. friday morning, as we head into the afternoon and evening, we could see some spotty showers, and as we head into the weekend, we could see a soaker here and there. for the west of the weekend, -- for the rest of the week, chile. we will see some whins out of the south -- wind out of the south. into the rest of the week, wednesday is still beautiful. 54 degrees for a high. thursday, we get the back end of the high-pressure system. into the weekend, we will see some rain. not bad as far as temperatures, but the rain will probably spoiled plans you have for the weekend. sarah caldwell? >> john purdue from valley view farms is here to answer your questions. what did you bring? >> this is an english primrose. it is an indoor plant, but it can be planted outside as the temperature
NBC
Mar 23, 2011 12:00pm EDT
"her legacy will never fade, her spirit will always be with us." tracie potts takes a look at her life. >> a woman of breathtaking beauty, one of hollywood's last true stars. >> did they take the money? >> "national a little bit" launched her into the spotlight at the age of 12, and for the rest of life, the spotlight never dimmed. >> not even the gods have time to give you. >> she won an oscar for "butterfield 8." and another for her portrayal of but drug and housewife in "who is afraid of virginia woolf?" >> stop it. >> like hell i will. >> i'm a very committed a white. i should be committed for being married so many times. >> 8 marriages to seven husbands. richard burton was considered the love of for life. she married him twice. she battled chronic ailments throughout her life, including drug and alcohol addiction. despite reports held, the last years were focused on her personal -- despite her poor health, the last years were focused on her personal crusade against aids. one of last public appearances was at the family memorial for her friend michael jackson did she had heart surg
NBC
Mar 25, 2011 12:00pm EDT
residents the right to us -- give residents who use marijuana for medical purposes a legal defense. >> if they meet the threshold, small quantities and things like that, and they can show a matter of necessity, like a letter from a doctor, the judge shall find him innocent. >> the measure passed in the senate, 41-6. the house is considering its own proposal. by in your favorite alcoholic beverage could become a bit more expensive. some letters approved 83% tax on alcohol last and -- senators approved a 3% tax on alcohol last night. it would be phased in over the next three years. it has to be approved by the full senate and house of delegates and gov. o'malley before taking effect. grave in serious, those words from japan's prime minister on the two-week anniversary of the earthquake and tsunami. officials said they expect a breach in the reactor core of one unit of the plant, and that could mean more contamination of the environment. "we are not in a position where we can be optimistic, and we must treat every development with the utmost care." collision fighters continue to pound
NBC
Mar 28, 2011 12:00pm EDT
egregious violation of the public trust. all of us are paid by the taxpayers and city. we are expected to work and perform a service. >> the workers of the intended -- suspended without pay pending investigation. they released this statement saying the behavior will not be tolerated. furthert comement because it is now a police matter. >> if you get social security, you may not get an increase for a third straight year. we will explain why. coming up, changes in the way companies do business could impact you if you use your credit card overseas. johnson is known as a family company. the actions of a former executive as outraged in wisconsin family. switching to progressive could mean hundreds more in your wallet year after year. feed me! saving you money -- now, that's progressive. call or click today. >> a dead whale washed up on virginia beach on sunday. staffers from the aquarium were dispatched to the sites of the could be secured and not washed back into the ocean. a necropsy will be conducted. the whales are not common to the virginia beach area. a sailboat capsized in san diego yes
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Mar 15, 2011 12:00pm EDT
reactors are now being scanned for radiation. in this coastal town where 17,000 people used to live and more than half the residents have disappeared, hope is fleeting. >> my daughter was washed away. i do not know what to say. i hope she is alive somewhere. >> this area has been paralyzed with trains out of service and major stores closed. everyone watches and waits for miracles, like this four-month pulled from the rubble three days after she went missing, now reunited with her father. and late today, there was more good news. rescuers found a 70-year-old woman who was in the house what the way by this in ameet. she was suffering from hypothermia, but is alive. >> the nuclear crisis in japan is raising questions about possible radiation exposure here in the u.s. despite those concerns, the chairman of the regulatory commission explains why it is not likely the radiation could reach our country. >> based on the type of reactor design and the nature of the accident, we see a very low likelihood that there is any possibility of harmful radiation levels in the u.s. or in hawaii. >> th
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Mar 10, 2011 12:00pm EST
mountains. the snow is going to be with us for a while. you can see in the green shaded areas into virginia, that includes baltimore and eastern portions of the washington, d.c. metropolitan area. they have had 1.5 inches of rain so far. with the morning's and watches in effect, we will bring you details -- warnings and watches in effect, we will bring you the detail. >> see the radar on your television. just go to wbaltv.com. back to our big story. federal agents and baltimore police carried out a series of arrests. among the suspects, the actress who played snoop on the television show, "the wire." >> police and federal agents took us along this morning in a huge sweep targeting dozens of people. the headline is felicia pearson, known as snoop in real life and her role on the television show as an executioner. she was taking in on a warrant on state charges. other locations were also targeted this morning. the investigation target a drug pipeline including pennsylvania and cities like baltimore. we will have more later today and more about the arrest of snoop. back to you. >> mar
NBC
Mar 24, 2011 12:00pm EDT
rain from the west coast to your neighborhood using our interactive radar. save your location on your computer. find it all on our website, wbaltv.com. back to the developing story of the top of the newscast -- the deputy sheriff has been arrested after he reportedly had sex with a young girl. the girl's parents were not home at the time. he has been released at $75,000 bond and is suspended without pay. we will have the latest on the investigation tonight. a baltimore city police officer remains suspended after charged with sexually abusing a girl in arundel county. >> baltimore city police suspended kevin rolen who is assigned to the crime department. he turned himself into investigators following a two- week investigation. according to sheriff's officials, the victim was living in the officer's home. she is described as a close family friend pierre >> we became aware of this incident a couple weeks ago appeared course according to baltimore city -- zero weeks -- a couple of weeks ago. >> no one came to the door at the officer's home. he is charged with sexual abuse of a minor and s
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Mar 21, 2011 12:00pm EDT
they have been given to my ear protection, ground protection from the u.s. and other partners to use that to draw into tripoli. >> in the meantime, u.s. military authorities say they are moving to turn over control of the operation to their allies in the collision. this comes as concerns grow about the role america will have in maintaining a no-fly zone over libya, and for how long. >> we will have a military role, but not the preeminent role. >> gates says the u.s. expects to relinquish control of the mission in a matter of days. we have up-to-date information. for the latest, go to wbaltv.com and visit the link on the homepage. smoke is rising from two tsunami-damaged reactor's in japan and is causing workers to pull back. it comes after the health ministry advised a village about 20 miles from the plan not to drink tap water due to elevated levels of iodine. still, says the government, radiation levels were still too small to pose an immediate health risk. >> spring officially began last night and we're getting wet today. the showers have moved out of the area, but we did get what
NBC
Mar 31, 2011 12:00pm EDT
of us saw snow last night. the calendar says march 31, but he would not know if from the temperature outside. it is unseasonably chilly. take a look at this. snow fell in baltimore county last night covering the grass and coding cars. while there was no significant accumulation, some commuters faced snow and ice he wrote. -- icy roads. >> there was some sleep coming down in the county. march came in like a lion and -- came in like a lamb and it's going out in a gentler face. we have this drizzle all over the area. it does not show up well on the weather service radars. it does not pick up well. you can see spots of green and blue out in carroll county and near pennsylvania. right in the south near anne arundel county and near the eastern shore as well. even a little snow on the mountains of virginia. it is kind of went out there with a temperature of 40 degrees right now. we will talk about a chilly forecast and stormy weather coming up in just a minute. >> you can track of what are there with our interactive radar. to find it all at wbaltv.com, just click on whether. and after nearl
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Mar 11, 2011 12:00pm EST
being used as emergency shelters. for continuing coverage, log onto our website, wbaltv.com. there you will find pictures and unedited footage of the scene. check out an interactive guide at to what causes tsunamis. an incredible map of what is hitting japan. >> waves across the pacific ocean, and this is a computer simulation very similar to the ones we use doing whether -- weather. it addresses the energy that would be in the wave. that would extrapolate into a potentially stronger wave from the tsunami. you can see that the bulk of that is south of hawaii. you can also see it works its way towards the west coast of the united states. i want to come across the world to our own situation here. we have had serious rain, 3 to almost a few more inches of rain. there is now a flood warning in effect on the susquehanna river among the conowingo dam. the river is in flood stage at this point. it is expected to crest 27.3 feet saturday. they are opening the floodgates. it would include port deposit and havre de grace, among other places. we will keep an eye on that situation. thank but goodn
NBC
Mar 7, 2011 12:00pm EST
instead of alone in separate rooms. gas prices are helping people find creative ways to use less of it. a company has developed a system to alert drivers when their car is idling and wasting gas. >> now your 11 insta-weather- plus forecast with meteorologist sandra shaw. >> before we get to our local forecast, take a look at parts of north carolina. rain, wind, sleet, and is now, even a possible tornado. this is 15 minutes outside raleigh. the start to cut trees and power lines and sent one prison hospital. -- the storm cut trees and power lines and sent one person to the hospital not go to top it all off, -- hospital,. to top it all off -- we saw heavy rains and even a little bit of light snow in carroll county, westminster, places like. even a little light dusting in northern baltimore county. up to new york, the upper part of the state, still getting this note. and around new england, just rain and sleet. in the wake of that, low pressure to our north, high pressure to our west. request winds have cooled things down to give it and let -- winds have cooled things down significantly. 39
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Mar 16, 2011 12:00pm EDT
attorney general cautions donors to always use credit cards or checks, never cash. checks should be made payable to an organization, never an individual. for the latest developments on the disaster in japan, stay with wbal-tv on the air and on-line. check out updated pictures and videos on our website, and see the damage inside the nuclear reactors and how they work. you can find a link on our home page, wbaltv.com. >> a wet night last night, and some showers are still lingering this morning. we are now in a driving and clearing trend. high pressure will build in, and it is going to warm us up in the next couple of days or so. still some clouds lingering. partly sunny by this afternoon. i doubt the sunshine is trying to break out across the city. -- right now the sunshine is trying to break out across the city. still i get humid out there in general. today's forecast calls for a high between 55 and 60 degrees. we will be dealing with a mixture of sunshine and clouds. details on the warm-up and the st. patrick's day forecast just ahead. >> anne arundel county police arrested two teenagers
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Mar 4, 2011 12:00pm EST
want to kill the police, use car bombs in turn tripoli into baghdad. our presence, he said, would only encourage them. they do not want a repeat of last friday when protesters gathered in tripoli and were gunned down causing an unknown number of deaths and injuries. walmart gaddafi has already lost control of eastern libya. this forces -- muammar gaddafi has already lost control of eastern libya. the rebels have been growing their ranks, recruiting and training volunteers determined to topple gaddafi and make this revolt so big the government can no longer try to hide it. the libyan government is tightening its grip on tripoli, gaddafi's biggest stronghold. >> a senior iranian cleric warned against military intervention in libya by the u.s.. it could be a quagmire. iran has been pushing the u.s. on the issue since warships have been deployed. two ships are on their way to the mediterranean sea closer to libya. a quick look at the forecasts. is rain coming? >> temperatures are warming up, but there is some rain off to the northwest. >> the truth speaker is back. the preview of a mu
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Mar 2, 2011 12:00pm EST
little later, star jones and little john joins us live with the new preview of celebrity apprentice. >> we are already above are normal high for this time of year. winds will pick up. details why is roman meal bread nutritious? it has... roman meal bread: natural wholegrain goodness since nineteen-twelve. >> bullying is a serious and difficult problem inside schools across the country, in schools here in maryland are no exception. tonight we will take a look at one local incident caught on tape. she also talks to a father determined to protect his trial. >> a 13-row titled with asper person from car ring in the corner, retreating from the police in the classroom. a fellow investigator took this video and posted it on youtube. >> when i look at it, i completely went numb. >> the boy's father is fighting to protect his son. >> it is kind of like torture. >> no child should tolerate being bullied. >> tonight what happens next in the video and what experts say you can do if your child is being bullied. >> if your looking to get away for spring break, tips on finding great deals are just
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Mar 29, 2011 12:00pm EDT
give us weapons. >> overnight, gaddafi's forces have managed to drive the rebels further away from sirte, gaddafi's hometown. he has created a military rank our round s -- ring around sirte and without more western military intervention, they will not be able to drive up our forces f -- drive forces from sirte. prison >> and, makes his case for u.s. and -- >> president obama makes his case for u.s. involvement in libya. kate amara is in washington with more on his speech and what comes next not -- what comes next. >> president obama announced that nato will take over command and control of the entire operation in libya on wednesday. as allied air attacks continued to pound muammar gaddafi's forces across libya president barack obama defended the wort. >> in this particular country, libya, at this particular moment, we were faced with the prospect of violence on a horrific scale. we had a unique ability to stop that violence. >> in an address to the nation, president obama said that the international coalition is needed to protect civilians and announce the u.s.'s transition to a su
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